Opportunities

Welcome to our new Applicant Portal. NRAO, GBO and LBO strongly believe that a diverse staff is critical for our mission to enable world-class science with cutting edge radio facilities for the scientific community, to train the next generation of scientists and engineers and to foster a scientific literate society. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive work place culture that accepts and appreciates all individuals regardless of race, gender, gender identity/expression, age, ethnicity, ability, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, religious affiliation, or national origin and culture.

We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Women, Minorities, Vietnam-Era Veterans, Disabled Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. We will monitor and review the application/recruitment process to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly, without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin or any other characteristic protected by law. There will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of mental or physical disability. Further, we will take affirmative action to employ, advance in employment, and otherwise treat qualified handicapped individuals, qualified disabled veterans, and veterans of the Vietnam Era without discrimination based on their disability or veteran’s status in all employment practices. We will select the best qualified candidate to perform the duties of an available position and will give first consideration to present employees whenever practical.

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email to resumes@nrao.edu. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to an HR representative who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Resumes received by email will not be considered. If you have questions about the application process, you may send an email to resumes@nrao.edu. For process questions, please include the name of the position being applied for with your question. In the subject field, please reference “APPLICATION PROCESS INQUIRY.”

For information about Student Opportunities (e.g., REU, Co-op, NAC, NINE, etc.), please click here.

Computers/Software

Software Engineer I-II Green Bank, West Virginia
Software Engineer II-IV (4247) Charlottesville (or TBD), Virginia
Software Engineer, II or III (4251) Charlottesville (or TBD), Virginia
Systems Administrator, Open Rank, II-IV (4225) Socorro, New Mexico

Crafts / Trades

Maintenance Electrician (4268) Socorro, New Mexico
Maintenance Electrician Lead (4267) Socorro, New Mexico
Telescope Mechanic I (4270) Socorro, New Mexico

Education and Outreach

Animator/Illustrator (4274) Charlottesville, Virginia

Engineers, Technical Specialists and Technicians

ALMA- Mechnanical Technical Lead- ADE Santiago, Chile
Electronics Engineer II-IV (4271) Socorro, New Mexico
Facilties Engineer (4266) Green Bank, West Virginia
Front End Technical Specialist I or II - 4261 Socorro, New Mexico
RF Electronics Engineer (III, IV or Sr.) - 4260 Socorro, New Mexico

Observatory Service and Science

Scientist (Open Rank) - 4263 Green Bank, West Virginia

Research

Jansky Post Doctoral Fellowship Charlottesville (or TBD), Virginia
Post Doc (4265) Green Bank, West Virginia

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